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Shell Bay. Earlsferry Beach

Earlsferry, Fife

A secluded sandy bay on the Fife coastpath.

Beach Type



There is a campsite with a shop



Nature and Wildlife

Situated on the Fife coast path. the walk to Earlsferry uses steps and chains and passes some sea caves.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Glenrothes Kingdom of Fife Tourist Board. 7 Hanover Court. North Street 01334 472021


Nearest town: Earlsferry
County: Fife
Latitude/Longitude: 56.1914, -2.86895
Postcode: KY9 1HB
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access is via a small road from Earlsferry.

Nearest Railway Stations

Springfield (Approx. 10 miles away)
Cupar (Approx. 10 miles away)
North Berwick (Approx. 11 miles away)
Ladybank (Approx. 11 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available.

Nearby Car Parks

Elie Church, Leven (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
C40, Kilconquhar (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Elie Harbour, Leven (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Admiralty Lane, Leven (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Rocky Point, Leven (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Temple, Lower Largo (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Old Station, Lower Largo (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Hope Place, St Monans (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
The Common, St Monans (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Promenade Sands, Leven (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Earlsferry